Open Space Protection Manager – Part Time – Town of Ipswich

The Town of Ipswich seeks qualified candidates for the part-time (19hrs), non-benefited position of Open Space Protection Manager.  Under general supervision of the Director of Planning & Development, and in collaboration with the Open Space Steward, oversees the Town’s open space plans and initiatives, including: manages the Open Space Bond Program and Open Space, Recreation and Water Supply Protection Fund; and works closely with boards and committees on matters that involve open space interests.

A full job description is available through the Ipswich Town Job Opportunities Website.

To apply please send a completed Town application (available as a download or online form) cover letter, and resume to Human Resources, 25 Green Street, Ipswich MA 01938 or

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  An EEO/AA employer.


Candidates should have bachelor’s degree, at least three years of experience with land acquisition and conservation, possess strong organizational & communication skills, the ability to manage multiple projects & tasks, communicate with constituents effectively, knowledge of GIS, and excellent computer skills.